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CLINICAL REPORT
Year : 2009  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 227-229

Custom made gold lid implant prosthesis for rehabilitation of Lagophthalmos


1 Department of Prosthodontics, Center for Dental Education and Research, All Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Otolaryngology, Center for Dental Education and Research, All Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Veena Jain
Department of Prosthodontics, Center for Dental Education and Research, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
India
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Patients with lagophthalmos (inability to dose eyelid) are at risk of severe eye complication due to corneal exposure. Various treatment modalities can be used to restore function and esthetics. Among all, custom gold lid implant is an effettive method of treatment with little morbidity and better patient compliance. The prosthodontist functions as an integral part of the treatment team to achieve the most functional and esthetic result.


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